Sarah Hopping And Donielle Colich Earn Top Marks at Hornet Open
March 7, 2004
Sacramento, Ca - Sarah Hopping and Donielle Colich successfully opened their 2004 outdoor track & field seasons as each qualified for the NCAA Regionals in the Hammer to highlight Stanford's participation on Saturday at the Hornet Open at Sacramento State.
Hopping threw the hammer a career-best 186-0 (56.70m). That mark was also fourth-best in school history. Colich threw the hammer 185-8 (56.60m), a career-best and fifth-best in the Stanford record book.
Jeane Goff finished third in the 1,500 meters with a Pac-10 qualifying time of 4:38.71. Lauren Fleshman, a former Stanford All-American and now competing unattached, won the event in a time of 4:30.02.
Andy Powell won the 3,000 meters (8:25.16) while Sean Knapp captured the 3,000 meter steeplechase (9:10.61). Freshman Julie Allen won the women's 3,000 meter steeplechase (10:11.83). Leah Tapscott captured top honors in the long jump (17-6, 5.33m) while Samantha Shepard won the pole vault (11-11 3/4, 3.65m).
100 Meters - 1. Mahasse Cornelius (Split Second) 10.81; 7. Marcelo Worsley (Stanford) 11.20
200 Meters - 1. Demitrius Snaer (WC Elite) 21.62; 13. Marcelo Worsley (Stanford) 22.50
3,000 Meter Steeplechase - 1. Sean Knapp (Stanford) 9:10.61
1,600 Meter Relay - 1. Portland State 3:26.60; 2. Stanford 3:26.62
110 Meter Hurdles - 1. William Erese (Unattached) 13.9; 5. Nicholas Taylor (Stanford) 14.7; 6. Daniel Knickerbocker (Stanford) 14.9
Shot Put - 1. Howard Atkinson (Team Axis) 52-2 (15.90m); 4. William O'Neill (Stanford) 50-6 1/4 (15.40m)
3,000 Meters - 1. Julie Allen (Stanford) 10:11.83
100 meter hurdles - 1. LeClaire Ebow (Unattached) 16.05; Sally Mills nt
Triple Jump - 1. Gayle Imran (PSU) 38-4 (11.68m); 2. Jennifer Lint (Stanford) 35-6 (10.82m)
For complete results, go to www.hornetsports.com
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